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Location UK
Sector Housekeeping
Job Role Housekeeper
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary £25,000-£30,000 GPA
Job Number  53493
Created 10 July 2019

We are seeking a highly experienced Housekeeper for a multi family, large country Residence .

(53493) The property must be maintained to the highest standard and ready for the family/guests at all times. During visits additional staff will be hired on a temporary basis.

They already have another Housekeeper who is looking after a second property on a separate Estate, and who has been with the family for many years. You will be required to help her in the second property during visits there and vice versa. When the principals are not in residence you will solely be in charge of the smooth running of the house. Visits last from 4 days to 2 weeks on average. The ideal candidate will have an excellent eye for detail, have good time management skills, have excellent cleaning and laundry skills and be a team player able to work alongside different nationalities.


The family and their guests visit during the holidays, including Summer & Christmas holidays and you will be required to work.


Duties to include:

  • Cleaning

  • Laundry and ironing

  • Shopping

  • Admin/Paperwork

  • Simple cooking skills with food hygiene knowledge


Must drive, work car provided - preferably with own car due to semi rural location for personal use

Car will be provided for work purposes (shared between yourself and other housekeeper)


Hours: Monday – Friday, 8am – 5pm (when family are not in residence) Additional hours and weekends when in residence returned in lieu or pay where applicable 

Accommodation: staff annex attached to Residence for 6 mth probation period and then relocate to self contained single storey 2 bed property adjacent to Residence...*staff accommodation is shared with travelling staff during family visits during key times of the year, outside of visits accommodation is private use of housekeeper 

Start Flexible

Salary: £28-30k GPA

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